Patron: HRH Princess Michael of Kent
President: Soraya French 
Exec. Secretary: Rebecca Cotton
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Angela Brittains Artists & Illustrator article pic

As a result of the SWA exhibition this year, Angela Brittain SWA was approached by Artists & Illustrators Magazine to feature in the August edition as one of the three artists in the "Fresh Paint" series. 

Winning Watercolour

 At the RBSA Prize Exhibition in June, Carol Hill's watercolour painting called "Evening Light" was selected by Ken Howard OBE RA, for the " Harris Moore Canvases Prize".

Sue and Soraya

 It was with much sadness and huge thanks we said goodbye to Sue Jelley who has been SWA President for the last 6 years. It is hard to convey the passion and energy she brought to the role. The Society and taken huge steps forward under her stewardship and .....

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SWA Buy Art on Line Ad

 After the amazing response to this years SWA Annual Open Exhibition we would like to let you know you can still Buy On Line. Just click Here to view fabulous works for sale.

If the painting you would like is in the catalogue or on one of the SWA Galleries and not in the Buy On Line area just email me at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or give me a call on 07870808390 and we will be able to help.




Young Artists Initative

SWA President Sue Jelley with Executive Secretary Becky Cotton and Pammie Hayton guest at the recent launch of the SWA Young People's Initiative. We are now embarking on our drive to encourage and nurture our Young Artists of the future and please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further details about sponsorship and donations.



Dani Humberstone VPSWA


We are delighted to be able to introduce Dani Humberstone VPSWA who has kindly accepted the job of SWA Press Officer.




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Dani Humberstone  
2017 SWA Exhibition Review

It was with much excitment the SWA revceived a very posative review from Katherine Tyrrell on her renouned Making a Mark Site.

Please do click on the link to enjoy this geat article Making a Mark Review

Autumn gold- Mixed media - Soraya French

Contemporary Landscapes Workshop with Soraya French VPSWA SFP

This one day workshop with Soraya French VPSWA will take place in the prestigious Threadneedle Space at the Mall Galleries on Saturday the 8th July.

In this one day workshop Soraya will show you how to interpret your source material to create a lively and expressive contemporary landscape using acrylic colours. The value of underpainting to add yet another dimension to your painting. 

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Soraya French